The Boeing Company Senior Procurement Agent - Contracts in Mesa, Arizona

Supplier Management (SM), within the Boeing Shared Services Group (SSG) has an exciting and unique opportunity to join our Operational Excellence team as a Procurement Agent, supporting contracting risk and performance management.

This team is responsible for the industry analysis, risk management and strategy for procurement activities of non-production goods and services across Boeing’s global enterprise and is critical to enabling company operations. This is an exciting chance to be a part of a team whose collective experience spans across the globe and many areas of expertise. We pride ourselves on performance and diversity.

The successful candidate will support contract terms and negotiation requirements for the organization. This position interacts with and provides expert advice and guidance to Supplier Management and functional organizations for contract terms and conditions in relation to procurement activities.

Some of the day to day responsibilities include:

  • Serve and consult as subject matter expert on contracting matters

  • Lead negotiation of contract terms and conditions.

  • Partner with multiple stakeholders including Legal, Suppliers and internal customer groups.

  • Prepare and execute negotiation strategies resulting in contractual documents and binding agreements.

  • Interpret and enforce contract terms and conditions.

  • Participate on supply chain process improvement teams and identify improvement opportunities for potential integration into supplier contract strategies.

  • Provide Terms and Conditions training as needed

  • Work in lockstep with other Procurement Agents to ensure consistency of contracting practices and provide training as needed.

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's degree and typically 10 or more years' related work experience, a Master's degree and typically 8 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

You will also need strong leadership skills, the ability to build positive working relationships and have a demonstrated working understanding of contract management. Effective communication along with analytic and strategic planning capabilities will be important. Teamwork, collaboration and communication are essential.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience working with proposals, contracts, and/or contract terms & conditions.

  • Experience with proposal development and contract negotiations. Including a demonstrated working knowledge of the strategic application of terms and conditions in contract negotiation.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

The following skills and experiences are highly desired:

  • JD degree

  • Experience working in Supplier Management or with Procurement practices and processes.

  • Training and/or leadership experience

Employer will NOT sponsor applicants for employment visa status.

Job: *Procurement Agent

Organization: *Operational Excellence

Title: Senior Procurement Agent - Contracts

Location: Arizona-Mesa

Requisition ID: 1700012665